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China sued by South Korean property developer at ICSID

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • China
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  • November 10 2014

This week, a South Korean property developer (“Ansung”) became the second ever investor to request ICSID arbitration against the People’s Republic of

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

Legal Risk Analysis Concerning on Real Estate Financial Leasing by Financial Leasing Company in China

  • DeHeng Law Offices
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  • China
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  • October 10 2014

On the issue of whether real estate could be financially leased, it is still arguable both in theory and in legal practice as the relevant laws and

Reform initiatives determined at the Third Plenum of the 18th Central Committee of the CPC

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • China
  • -
  • November 27 2013

On November 12, 2013, 373 delegates participating in the four-day Third Plenary Session of the Communist Party of China's (CPC) 18th Central

Chinese investment in Canadian real estate

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
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  • Canada, China
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  • October 25 2012

The robust Canadian real estate market has attracted considerable interest from Chinese investors

China updates the rules for land registration in order to keep pace with the Property Law

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • China
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  • March 31 2008

The Measures for Land Registration (the Measures) went into effect in China on February 1, 2008, signifying a step by the Ministry of Land and Resources (the MLR) to implement the relevant provisions in the Property Law, which went into effect on October 1, 2007

New circular re-imposes restrictions on purchases of properties in China by foreign entities and individuals - a sense of déjà vu

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • China
  • -
  • November 30 2010

On 15 November 2010, the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development (MOHURD) and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) jointly issued the Circular on Further Standardising the Administration of Property Purchases by Overseas Institutions and Foreigners ("Circular 186"), which re-imposes restrictions on the purchase of properties by foreign entities with a presence in China and foreign individuals

Villa construction and management - prohibited in the new Catalogue of Industries for Guiding Foreign Investment (2011 Amendments)

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • China
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  • January 18 2012

The PRC National Development and Reform Commission ("NDRC") and the PRC Ministry of Commerce have recently published the Catalogue of Industries for Guiding Foreign Investment (2011 Amendments)(hereinafter referred to as the "2011 Catalogue" which will become effective on 30 January 2012 and repeal and supersede its 2007 version

MOFCOM and SAFE simplify record-filing procedures for foreign investment in real estate

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • China
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  • October 27 2014

The Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) jointly released the Circular on Improving the Record-Filing

Golden star comes to the rose city

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
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  • China, USA
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  • July 27 2011

As published in the Daily Journal of Commerce